St. Louis Cardinals-Arizona Diamondbacks preview June 28
Yadier Molina pleaded ignorance to why a ball stuck to the middle of his chest protector in a strange occurrence in Thursday's 6-4 victory over the Cardinals. "I got Velcro," Cubs manager Joe Maddon quipped after the Gold Glove catcher couldn't find Brett Cecil's wild pitch on a third strike that enabled Matt Szczur to reach first base and ignite the Cubs' game-winning rally in the seventh inning.
A federal judge sentenced Christopher Correa, the Cardinals' former scouting director, to nearly four years in prison Monday for hacking the Astros' player personnel database and email system.
Major League Baseball is “unlikely” to issue any penalty to the Cardinals for the organization’s role in the Astros computer breach controversy prior to the upcoming amateur draft on June 9, Derrick Gould of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch hears from sources familiar with Commissioner Rob Manfred’s thoughts on the matter.
We recap Monday's top MLB action, including Randal Grichuck's walk-off homer giving the Cardinals a 4-3 win over the Cubs.
The St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Dodgers have one of the best secondary rivalries in baseball, fueled mostly by some memorable postseason series. In recent years the rivalry became infused with West Coast-Midwest cultural differences, at least in the popular imagination.
Yadier Molina's 100th career home run in the bottom of the eighth inning snapped a tie and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 4-3 on Wednesday night.
Cardinals manager Mike Matheny is going with the same makeshift outfield against the Giants tonight that he used in Tuesday's 2-0 loss. But he altered the batting order with the biggest move being the placement of Yadier Molina in the No. 4 spot.
The Superteam is back. The longest drought without one in the 55-season history of the 162-game schedule may be about to end. In this age of parity, which last year featured a World Series in which neither team won 90 games, the St. Louis Cardinals look like the rare Superteam—one that wins 100 games, which would make them the first to do so since the 2011 Phillies.